Katherine Sorensen is a highly accomplished professional with extensive experience in campus and technical recruiting. She holds an MBA degree from the prestigious Columbia Business School and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Harvard University. Throughout her career, Sorensen has demonstrated an exceptional ability to lead teams and navigate through complex business environments.
She is well-known for her role as Head of Campus Recruiting and Head of Technical Recruiting at The D. E. Shaw Group, where she was responsible for attracting high-performing talent from top universities across the country. Additionally, she is a former Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group and Vice President at Glocap Search, where she gained valuable experience in executive search and strategic human resources management.
Sorensen started her career as an Analyst at Mercer Management Consulting before transitioning into investment banking as an Analyst at Morgan Stanley. She is a strategic thinker with exceptional analytical skills and a passion for helping individuals and organizations achieve their goals. Sorensen is a well-regarded expert in the field of recruiting and talent management and has delivered numerous keynote speeches and presentations on the subject.